Nestled deep on Avenida Rancho Viejo, is one of Brownsville's EXEMPLARY elementary schools, Dr. Ruben Gallegos Elementary. The school is formed by a team of professionals committed to meeting the myriad of instructional and emotional needs of all Gallegos students. Gallegos Elementary promotes numerous student organizations to enhance the educational experience of students. Students are involved in U.I.L., Chess, and Science Fair. Trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, caring, fairness, and citizenship, are all a part of the everyday life for Gallegos students and faculty.
The mission of Dr. Ruben Gallegos Elementary is to produce quality educational experiences in a safe and positive environment, in order to produce successful students who will become productive citizen.